Mazda Showcases New MX-5 and SUV in LA
Mazda had two new models models in the spotlight at the Los Angeles Auto Show as the carmaker presented the MkIV Mazda MX-5 and unveiled the all-new Mazda CX-3, there first crossover SUV. Mazda also revealed the 2015 Mazda CX-5 and 2015 Mazda6.
The all-new Mazda CX-3 offers, eye-catching KODO – Soul of Motion design, its packed with equipment and its tailored for a young, modern clientele, and comes with Mazda’s characteristic fun to drive responsiveness and handling. Like all new-generation siblings, the Mazda CX-3 features the full SKYACTIV technology line-up and it includes two SKYACTIV-G 2.0-litre petrol engines and the new SKYACTIV-D 1.5-litre clean diesel, coupled with six-speed SKYACTIV-Drive or SKYACTIV-MT gearboxes. The new model is offered with front- or all-wheel drive.
The all-new Mazda MX-5 will also be available in Europe with a specially tuned version of the SKYACTIV-G 2.0-litre and SKYACTIV-G 1.5 litre petrol engines and SKYACTIV manual and automatic transmissions. It now has more than 100kg relative to the outgoing model.
Also presented was the 2015 Mazda CX-5 and the 2015 Mazda6 flagship model. Both models feature a high quality interior and exterior styling, and lots of start of the art technology. This includes MZD Connect, Mazda’s smartphone connectivity system, the Active Driving Display, a head-up display, and the latest i-ACTIVSENSE active safety technology, including Adaptive LED Headlights (ALH) – a Mazda first.